poetic quotes

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For wheresoe'er I turn my ravished eyes,
Gay gilded scenes and shining prospects rise,
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Dogmatic theological statements are neither logical propositions nor poetic utterances. They are "shaggy dog" stories; they have a ...
Poetry is one of the destinies of speech.... One would say that the poetic image, in its newness, opens a future to language.
Who among us has not, in moments of ambition, dreamt of the miracle of a form of poetic prose, musical but without rhythm and rhym ...
If the poet has pursued a moral objective, he has diminished his poetic force.
The life of our city is rich in poetic and marvelous subjects. We are enveloped and steeped as though in an atmosphere of the marv ...
France is not poetic; she even feels, in fact, a congenital horror of poetry. Among the writers who use verse, those whom she will ...
The anorexic prefigures this culture in rather a poetic fashion by trying to keep it at bay. He refuses lack. He says: I lack noth ...
The poetic notion of infinity is far greater than that which is sponsored by any creed.
There is something beautiful, touching and poetic when one person loves more than the other, and the other is indifferent.
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